Breathtaking Mountain's Hidden Treasures
17th Century Fort with some stunning views from the battlements. The historic city of Nizwa, the cultural capital of Oman, where you will find traditional Souq and the spectacular Fort with its massive Circular Cannon Tower, one of the most impressive forts in Oman. The Nizwa traditional Souq is a lively place and an ideal location to purchase handicrafts and souvenirs.
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Hotel pickup available
What's included :
- 1x Dinner
- 2x Lunch
- Accommodation included: 1 night
- Entry/Admission - Nakhal Fort
What's excluded :
- Any air fare VISA charges, All meals other than mentioned, All expenses of personal in nature
Day 1: Nakhal – Wadi Bani Awf – Jebel Shams
Stop At: Nakhal Fort, Wilayat Nakhal, Nakhl 323 Oman
The day will start with a visit to Nakhal Fort, at 8.30am. a 17th Century Fort with some stunning views from the battlements. Then we will travel to Wadi Bani Awf taking an exhilarating trip over the mountains. Deep in Oman’s countryside are many villages that still retain their traditional charm, and one of the most appealing of these is Bilad Sayt, a tranquil hamlet tucked away in the mountains. We the stop at the Misfat Al Abreen, set in an amazing landscape above terraced plantations of date palms. The ancient houses and ruined watchtower perched on the mountain offers you a true visual delight. We then continue your journey to the top of Jebel Shams, “Sun Mountain”, Oman’s highest peak at 3009 meters. The cooler temperatures will surprise as you reach the top to get a spectacular view of the “Grand Canyon”.
Duration: 8 hours
• Lunch: Lunch for 2 Days at local flavor restaurant
• Dinner: Dinner for 1 night.
Accommodation included: 01 Night Accommodation at Jabel Shams Resort or similar
Day 2: Jebel Shams – Nizwa – Muscat
Stop At: Nizwa, Nizwa, Ad-Dakhiliyah Governorate
After breakfast we will visit the historic city of Nizwa, the cultural capital of Oman, where you will find traditional Souq and the spectacular Fort with its massive Circular Cannon Tower, one of the most impressive forts in Oman. The Nizwa traditional Souq is a lively place and an ideal location to purchase handicrafts and souvenirs. After shopping, we will proceed to Jabreen Palace/Castle where the visitor can experience the medieval atmosphere and view the beautiful hand painted ceilings and carved door frames. After this you will start your journey back to Muscat calling at Bahla one of the oldest small towns of Oman and in the 12th century the capital of the tribe living in the region. After an impressive cultural day we will head back to hotel and lunch will be served en route to Muscat.
Duration: 12 hours
No accommodation included on this day.
Departure Point :Traveler pickup is offered
Departure Time :12:00 AM
Return Detail :-
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Wheelchair accessible
- Near public transportation
- Infants must sit on laps
- Most travelers can participate
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.